Railway News Archive (2018)

This archive contains all rail news articles previously published at DPSimulation in 2018.

October 2018

  • 01st October - New Caledonian Sleeper carriages delayed until Spring 2019
  • 01st October - Great Northern 717 carries first passengers
  • 04th October - Funding secured for South Wales Metro
  • 04th October - RMT reveals £16 million London Underground waste 
  • 04th October - Iowa Interstate Railroad orders new GE locomotives
  • 11th October - Texas Central Railway names Renfe as partner
  • 11th October - ScotRail Inter7City high-speed train ready for service
  • 12th October - RMT confirms three new strike dates on Northern
  • 12th October - Northern responds to new strike announcement
  • 12th October - £15m Doncaster to North Lincolnshire upgrade begins
  • 14th October - Transport for Wales rail franchise begins
  • 15th October - Electrification to Bristol Parkway moves closer
  • 15th October - Liverpool Lime Street project completed on time
  • 18th October - New plans for Leeds station revealed
  • 18th October - Virgin rollout bodycams to all frontline staff

September 2018